By Meihao, Japan
Bound by Sin, I Worried About Whether I Could Enter the Heavenly Kingdom
“As girls, if you don’t know how to cook, in the future you will not even be able to make food for yourself. Come here and learn to cook!”
“Look at your messy room. Does it look like a girl’s room? Tidy it up right now!”
I angrily said over and over again.
“Do I have to do as you said? Do I have to listen to you?” One of my daughters was not convinced, and said in a loud voice.
“I’m your mother. If my words are right, then you must listen. I’m doing all this for your own good!” I retorted angrily.
I am a Christian who has believed in the Lord for more than twenty years and has two daughters. In order to teach them to do household chores, whenever I had time I would ask them to learn from me how to cook and clean the house. But when I saw the look of irritation on their faces, I would lose my patience and start to get angry and scold them. I knew becoming hot-headed and losing my temper with others were not in accordance with the Lord’s intentions, but I just couldn’t control myself. Therefore, I often suffered because I felt I was living sinfully.
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